We are so excited for you to visit us and let your imaginations abound! While Above & Beyond will continue to be a place of wonderment, fun, and discovery, we have put measures in place to keep our families and caregivers as safe as possible within our space. Scroll down to learn more!
In compliance with Governor Evers’s Emergency Order #1, extended to March 20th, 2021, and per state and federal guidance, children 2 years and older and all adults are required to wear a face covering while visiting the museum. Face coverings will be available for purchase for $1.
Families that have received a Welcome Back Pass are welcome to visit in 2-hour time slots starting at 9:00 a.m. The reservation options are 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. and 12:30-2:30 p.m. Once you select your start time, you may stay in the museum for 2 hours from the beginning of your reservation and can reserve a second time slot if you wish to remain longer.
Families that wish to visit and were not active members as of April 2019 may purchase a Welcome Back Pass for $45.
Please note: You must have a Welcome Back Pass to visit the museum between March 13 and June 13.
To ensure the safety of visitors and staff, reservations via our online reservation sign-up will be required and admission will be limited based on capacity. Up to four family units can visit within each 2-hour time slot. No walks-ins will be allowed. Refunds for paid admission will not be available.
Please note: The Sky Crawl exhibit, Treehouse exhibit tubes that hang over the lobby, and drinking fountains are closed. Bathroom facilities are open to the public. Register for a specific time slot below.
Above & Beyond Members receive unlimited admission to the museum, free admission to select special events, membership rates on classes (both virtual and in-person), and $20 discount on Birthday Party rentals among other perks throughout the year. Premier Members will continue to receive reduced admission to 165+ children’s museums nationwide. Please plan to reserve your slot prior to arriving at the museum and bring your Above & Beyond membership card when you visit. Purchase your membership today.
What can you expect at Above & Beyond?
PPE – Guests and staff are required to bring and wear masks to the museum. A limited supply of masks will be available for purchase in both adult and child sizes for $1 per mask thanks to the generous Sheboygan Mask Makers!
Hand Sanitizer/Hand wipes – Hand sanitizing dispensers and hand wipe stations are available throughout the museum’s three floors. Above & Beyond also has complimentary 3 Sheeps Brewing Co.-produced mini hand sanitizer bottles available to guests upon request.
New Fixtures– Plexiglas barriers are now installed at the Front Desk. New restroom fixtures and amenities including KOHLER Touchless Faucets, KOHLER Touchless Urinals and KOHLER sinks are being installed, along with new soap and hand towel dispensers.
Entrance + Exit – All visitors will enter through the main entrance one family/household at a time. Each family unit will be guided to take the elevator to the third floor and use the stairwell to travel down each floor. Exit will be through the side double doors that lead to the sidewalk to the right of the building. All ADA-accessibility needs will be met via the elevator with guests other than ADA-accessible visitors encouraged to use the staircase.
Signage – Social Distance signage will be in each exhibit area. Cleaning and disinfecting schedules will be visibly-located throughout each floor level.
Cleaning Schedule – A Cleaning Check-In Schedule is posted at all bathrooms and exhibit spaces. Signature of employee and time will be included on form and can be viewed by all visitors.
Limiting food, clothing, and toy props – Prop deemed nice but not necessary for educational fulfilment have been removed and the rest have been separated into two groups in order for staff to switch out the props and disinfect properly throughout the day.
Food or Beverages – No outside food or beverages are allowed. Drinking fountain is disabled. Bottled water is available for purchase.
Please note, in an ongoing attempt to support the health and safety of our community, programs and events at Above & Beyond will look a bit different this year. Please refer to our Programs & Events page for up-to-date information and to sign up.
Friendly Reminders for Your Visit
You can help keep the museum safe by:
· Reserving your visit through our reservation page in advance. BUTTON
· Keeping a six (6) foot distance between yourself and others.
· Taking the elevator to the 3rd floor and working your way down to the 1st while following all directional signs.
· Not visiting the museum if you are feeling sick.
· Using hand sanitizing dispensers and hand wipe stations frequently.
· Wearing a face covering.